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Smart City Strategy

Cities around the globe are becoming smart. However, they are following different strategic approaches and a "smart city" can be defined in different ways. With our smart city strategy insights, we shed light on the latest trends in terms of smart city evolution, strategic approaches, project implementation methods and the role of different stakeholders. Learn how other cities become smart and implement smart city strategies. 

Joe Appleton2 min read

SCEWC 2023: Bringing SaaS Success to Barcelona

Once again, we had the pleasure of heading to Barcelona for the Smart City Expo World Congress 2024. As a long-standing partner ...
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Nicole Becker3 min read

bee smart city presents software for municipalities in Barcelona

Mülheim/Ruhr, 26th October 2023. Smart Cities, Smart Mobility, Smart Economy. Smart Building. In November, the smart city ...
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Laura Puttkamer5 min read

Heat resilience in the smart city

As Europe’s temperatures in summer 2023 set yet another terrible record as the highest summer on record, even the last sceptics ...
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Jon Glasco7 min read

Smart Sustainable Cities in Spain: The Commitment to a Green Economy

Climate change is currently showing on of its harshest side. Europe is groaning under the heat and further droughts in ...
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Joe Appleton9 min read

Smart City Resilience: Mitigating the Risks of Climate Change

Climate change is a very clear and present danger. Though the term usually conjures up images of melting ice sheets and dying ...
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Jon Glasco9 min read

How Smart Cities adapt to extreme heat waves

In the animated film Rango, life-threatening heat plays a role in the story. In an opening scene, the protagonist staggers ...
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Joe Appleton20 min read

Smart City Leader Interview: Jamie Cudden, Smart Dublin

Jamie Cudden is the leader of Dublin City Council’s Smart City program. The Smart City program focuses on embracing new ...
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Joe Appleton10 min read

Citizen’s Perspectives on Data Privacy in Smart Cities

As smart cities get smarter, citizens have begun to express concerns about the use of their data, and whether their privacy is ...
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Joe Appleton9 min read

The Importance of Cyber Security & Data Protection for Smart Cities

In 2012, Austrian author Marc Elsberg released his best-selling novel Blackout: Tomorrow Will Be Too Late. It’s a disaster ...
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Joe Appleton8 min read

Rethinking Urban Mobility for the Post-Covid City

“There’s a positive aspect of this horror,” the deputy mayor of Paris, Jean-Louis Missika, told the Washington Post. “Never has ...
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